Professors Pusede & Lawrence in the Guardian & Mongabay

September 21, 2022

From Inside Arts & Sciences September 21 2022 Newsletter

Deborah Lawrence (Environmental Sciences) was quoted by Mongabay (News & Inspiration from Nature's Frontline) on the importance of monitoring California's forests for fire, pests and drought and of planting new forests along the borders of existing ones to buffer the impact of wildfires and pests: Even without human-driven deforestation, climate change threatens some forests

Sally Pusede (Environmental Sciences) was interviewed by The Guardian and the British Safety Council about the study she led that provides further evidence that the poorest communities, particularly minority ethnic communities, shoulder the greatest burden from air pollution: Poorest areas bear brunt of air pollution, US study showsPoorest areas most exposed to dangerous air pollution levels, finds study